| Feb 2, 2013
| 7:27 PM
Fire officials say the expansion of their ambulance services program yielded faster response times in 2012 and is projected to save the city $2.1 million next fiscal year.
The program — which began Jan. 9, 2012, with four basic life-support...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 10:29 AM
A fire that ripped through a home’s attic on Friday caused an estimated $75,000 in damage, officials said Monday.
No one was injured in the blaze Friday night after firefighters rescued a resident from the single-story home in the 1800 block of...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 8:25 PM
Cadets at the Verdugo Fire Academy will soon get to practice life-saving skills on a 100-foot ladder truck.
The Glendale Fire Department on Monday donated the surplus 1990 Seagrave ladder truck to the Glendale Community College academy, which trains...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 12:26 PM
After a morning hike in the Angeles National Forest, Los Angeles County firefighters who work at Fire Camp 2 returned to their La Caņada Flintridge station, prepared to start an ordinary Monday.
But when they filed out of a fire truck, they found a...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Firefighters hope to have a brush fire that burned more than 175 acres in Monrovia out by Sunday evening.
The blaze started late Saturday morning in a residential backyard in northwest Monrovia and spread to rugged terrain in bordering wild lands. At one...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 6:14 PM
A congressional hearing that would have taken testimony from top forest and firefighting officials on the response to the devastating Station fire has been rescheduled for Oct. 12 in Pasadena.
The hearing was originally to be held Aug. 10 but was...
| Aug 5, 2010
LA CAŅADA FLINTRIDGE — Los Angeles County officials on Wednesday advised foothill residents to make sure their homes are protected and insured amid this year's already devastating fire season.
Supervisor Mike Antonovich, Los Angeles County...
| Jan 30, 2011
Twenty years after the temporary fire station at Bob Hope Airport was built, officials this week appropriated $117,000 to make the building a bit more livable.
The fire station comprises a group of trailers inside a hangar near the intersection of the...